American Gothic

1 9 9 5 - 1 9 9 6 (USA) 22 x 60 minute episodes This decidedly creepy drama from CBS starred Gary Cole as devil incarnate...

An Actor’s Life for Me

1 9 9 1 (UK) 6 x 30 minute episodes Robert Neilson (John Gordon Sinclair) is an actor who dreams of being a star, although the...

Angel Street

1 9 9 2 (USA) 8 x 60 minute episodes Detectives Anita King (Robin Givens) and Dorothy Paretsky (Pamela Gidley) are attached to the Homicide Division of...

Anglo Saxon Attitudes

1 9 9 2 (UK) 3 x 90 minute episodes This three-part television mini-series by Thames Television subsidiary Euston Films revolved around Gerald Middleton (Richard Johnson), a...

Animal Hospital

1 9 9 4 - 2 0 0 4 (UK) Animal Hospital began as Animal Hospital Live, a twice-daily report on events at the RSPCA Harmsworth Memorial Animal...

Animaniacs

1 9 9 5 - 1 9 9 9 (USA) 99 x 22 minute episodes After decades of imprisonment in the water tower at Warner Bros studio...

Another World

1 9 6 4 - 1 9 9 9 (USA) One of several daytime serial dramas created by Irna Phillips for American television, Another World was the first...

Antiques Roadshow

1 9 7 9 - Current (UK) When it debuted on 18 February 1979, few would have predicted that Antiques Roadshow would draw bigger audiences in some regions...

Anything But Love

1 9 8 9 - 1 9 9 2 (USA) 56 x 30 minute episodes Schoolteacher Hannah Miller (Jamie Lee Curtis) is flying home to Chicago after...

Aquila

1 9 9 7 - 1 9 9 8 (UK) 13 x 25 minute episodes Schoolfriends Tom Baxter (Ben Brooks) and Geoff Reynolds (Craig Vye) are...

Are You Afraid of the Dark?

1 9 9 0 - 2 0 0 0 (USA/Canada) This horror anthology TV series aired on Nickelodeon from 1992–1996 (after premiering in Canada in 1990) before...

Arena

1 9 7 5 - Current (UK) This popular long-running arts programme from the BBC has encompassed documentary features on many subjects during its long run. Indeed,...

Army Show, The

1 9 9 8 (USA) 13 x 30 minute episodes Fort Bendix, Florida, is a forgotten Army supply base where life is easy. It is run by Sgt. Dave...

Art Attack

1 9 9 0 - 2 0 0 7 (UK) Neil Buchanan presented the UK children's television art programme Art Attack. Neil had obviously been doing children's programmes...

As The World Turns

1 9 5 6 - 2010 (USA) 11,000+ x 30/60 minute episodes Set in the town of Oakdale, As The World Turns is one of the longest-running daytime soap...

As Time Goes By

1 9 9 2 - 1 9 9 7 (UK) 65 x 30 minute episodes Geoffrey Palmer and Judi Dench starred as the romantic leads in this...

Aspel & Company

1 9 8 4 - 1 9 9 3 (UK) 115 x 60 minute episodes Michael Aspel proved he was more than the bland charmer he sometimes appeared...

Asylum

1 9 9 6 (UK) 6 x 30 minute episodes This surreal black comedy about an assortment of odd characters trapped in an asylum in the English...

Auf Wiedersehen, Pet

1 9 8 3 - 2 0 0 4 (UK) 26 x 50 minute episodes In the first series, with jobs scarce in the recession-ridden UK, a...

Australia’s Naughtiest Home Videos

1 9 9 2 (Australia) 1 x 34 minute episode (!) Aussie clip show Australia's Naughtiest Home Videos was hauled off the air midway through its...

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!!!! Beat, The

1 9 6 6 (USA) 26 x 30 minute episodes Hosted by the Nashville-based WLAC disc jockey Bill 'Hoss' Allen, The !!!! Beat featured a house band...

‘Allo ‘Allo

1 9 8 4 - 1 9 9 2 (UK) 55 x 30 minute episodes 26 x 25 minute episodes 3 x 45 minute episodes 1 x 35 minute...

$10,000 Pyramid, The

1 9 7 3 - 1 9 7 6 (USA) 4270 x 30 minute episodes "Keep your eye on this spot! You are about to see one...

$64,000 Question, The

1 9 5 5 - 1 9 5 8 (USA) Before the quiz show scandal of the late 1950s, The $64,000 Question was a high-stakes, nail-biting, ratings-topping game...

100 Lives of Black Jack Savage, The

1 9 9 1 (USA) 7 x 60 minute episodes On the Caribbean island of San Pietro in the 1790s, a pirate named Black Jack Savage (Steven...